Hampton’s Scoop: Summer’s Favorite Designer

A Long Island native is now the designer behind this summer’s must have handbag.

Collection Preview – Ella with guest


Ella McHugh, a Yale graduate and former contract lawyer and is now the designer of a collection echoing the glamorous silver screen era.

Ella’s handbags are for women looking to marry luxury with functionality—regardless of the cost.



Most recently, Santa Clarita Diet actress Cara Santana was spotted with Ella’s: Monika Quicksilver handbag.

The Monika is silver embossed lamb with pyrite detail and palladium plated hardware. You can find the style here.

Other A-Listers wearing Ellen include InStyle Editor Kahlana Barfield, emmy winner Susan Lucci, and Scream Queens Abigail Breslin. 

Petra II Luster $895


Currently, I am sporting a Spring Spotlight design, the Petra II Luster.

The Petra has silver lamb and a metallic gold wash, and comes with a removable chain.

My Ella bag is the summer luxury item—I wouldn’t dare hit the Hamptons without it.



Fall in love with Ella’s namesake collection now.

That’s all for now Hamptons–and remember stay trendy.


Carla is an aspiring writer currently working in news and editorial at Daily News. Send her a tweet or follow her travels on Instagram.